Mental Health Blog Posts

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Essential steps to overcome anxiety

I have battled anxiety for as long as I can remember.

After years (decades even), I have finally come to a place where I can say I have gotten a solid hold on my anxiety for the most part.

Read more to find out how I do it.

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Stop putting yourself last

Being a mum feels like you need to always put your needs last, but that's not true.

Start prioritising YOUR needs. Read to find out how to do it, and why it is so damn important for everyone in your household that you prioritise your wellbeing.

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Is healthy living *really* that good?

Yes.. Yes it is.

I have lived such an unhealthy life through my short time on this earth.

From my own personal experience, let me tell you the true benefits of living a healthier lifestyle.

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Self care in under 20 minutes

Self-care is a word we hear a lot these days, but what does it mean?

Here I give you not only the definition and benefits of self-care, but also ways you can practice it in small doses throughout your busy day - all it takes is 10 minutes and the desire to build healthy habits.

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Create your perfect support system in a box

What is a self-care kit?

A self-care kit is a wonderful invention, that I am sure came from some genius mind who had been fed up with their inner battles.

These are my most recommended products that every self-care kit needs and how to put one together for yourself.

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And now for a different perspective...

Interested in what others have to say about anxiety?

Read one bloggers journey with anxiety and how they amazingly channel their anxiety in productive and creative ways.

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Time to focus on you

Do you have a routine just for yourself? No? And why not..?

It's time to set up a routine for you, by you, for the sake of your sanity.

Find out how to set up a self-care routine and why it is so essential to have a set time just for you.

Shift your mindset, improve your entire life

You hear it a lot, think positive and positive things will happen.

There is actually truth behind this, I have found out through experience.

If only you knew then what you know now

What would you tell your younger self?

Not too long ago I wrote out 6 things I wish I knew when I was younger.

While I am not that same teenage girl, I still hold this advice close and try my hardest to live by it.

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Parenting is relentless, but you aren't in this alone

One day I was at the end of my limit, and that is when I truely realised it is okay to ask for help.

This is my little story about asking for help, and how it was one of the biggest learning curves of my adult life.

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For those days you just want to put your toddler in the bin

Don't worry, I know you won't really put them in the bin!

Toddlers are little people with gigantic emotions. When their emotions come out in an outburst of crying and yelling, it can be really hard to know what to do or say.

Here are my top 12 tips for handling a toddlers meltdown. (No bins required!)